Imperial boosts its spending

IMPERIAL OIL LTD. $35.96 (Toronto symbol IMO; Shares outstanding: 792.7 million; Market cap: $27.9 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Average; Dividend yield: 2.1%; www.imperialoil.ca) produced an average 431,000 barrels a day in the fourth quarter of 2018. That’s up 8.0% from 399,000 a year earlier.
Most of that gain… Read More

5 top Canadian dividend stocks to invest in

5 top Canadian dividend stocks to invest in

Here are 5 Canadian dividend stocks we recommend holding in your portfolio
One of the key points in our three-part investment advice is to invest mainly in well-established dividend-paying stocks. Successful investors pay a lot of attention to dividend yields from Canadian dividend stocks. Dividends can… Read More

Updating BCE Inc., Telus Corp., and Imperial Oil Ltd.

BCE INC. $58 (www.bce.ca) and TELUS CORP. $47 (www.telus.com) have both used equipment from China’s Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. in their wireless networks. Canada and the U.K. are now considering joining other members of the “Five Eyes” intelligence-sharing group (U.S., Australia and New Zealand) in banning Huawei equipment from their… Read More

Imperial says no to LNG

IMPERIAL OIL LTD. $37.27 (Toronto symbol IMO; Shares outstanding: 792.7 million; Market cap: $29.5 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Average; Dividend yield: 2.0%; www.imperialoil.ca) formed a 50/50 joint venture in 2013 with U.S.-based ExxonMobil (New York symbol XOM) to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility near… Read More